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The promotion of UNHU.pdf.jpgThe promotion of unhu in Zimbabwean secondary schools through the teaching of Shona literature : Masvingo urban district, a case study
Thesis, Created By Viriri, Eunitah and Published By University of South Africa - UNISA published in Nov-2017 in English language
This study examines the extent to which the teaching of Shona novels can be used to promote unhu (humanness) in Zimbabwean secondary schools where there has been a call for the teaching of cultural values. The school syllabi for Shona make this position abundantly clear. For that reason, anchoring the discussion on the role of literature in Africa as expounded by African scholars such as Ngugi wa Thiong’o (1981), p’Bitek (1986) and Achebe (1989) among others, the study observes that literature plays an important role in moulding character through&...